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San Marcos Academy

is a fully accredited coeducational Christian college prep school for students in middle and high school grades located in the beautiful Texas hill country. We welcome boarding students from around the world, across the United States, and all over Texas, providing a nurturing structured environment that fosters success. We also enroll day students from 14 local communities. San Marcos Academy ... a tradition of excellence since 1907.


San Marcos Academy is a fully accredited coeducational Christian college preparatory school for grades 7-12.
2801 Ranch Road 12
San Marcos
LEAD Day on Saturday

Our first LEAD Saturday will be August 19. All students are expected to attend orientation on this day from 9 a.m. until noon, starting in the Robinson Christian Center. [Lower School students will have their activities in Davidson Hall.] Attire is spirit civvies.

Day Parent Orientation
and Reception

Day parents are invited to an orientation and reception on Sunday, Aug. 20. The orientation session is from 6-7 p.m. in the Shultz Lecture Hall. Most of the information presented will be specific to middle and upper school students/parents; however, lower school parents are welcome to attend.

Following the orientation, President and Mrs. Scott invite parents to come to their campus home for a come-and-go reception. To facilitate the limited parking at the Presidentís Home, we will provide shuttles from the Carroll Hall parking lot to the home and back. These shuttles will run from 7-8 p.m. (or until the end of the reception). If you do not attend the orientation and want to come for the reception, please park in the main SMA parking lot and use our shuttles.

San Marcos Academy in top 30 Best Christian Schools in America

San Marcos Academy was named one of the 30 Best Christian Boarding Schools in America by selected SMA based on several weighted factors, including academic excellence, extracurricular richness, geographical and demographical diversity, and reputation. is a leading resource for prospective students seeking a college or university degree. Click here to read the entire article and view the profile of SMA.

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2801 Ranch Road 12 | San Marcos, Texas, 78666 |Tel: 512.353.2400